Journal

Behind-the-scenes, project research, new ideas, and trip snippets.

New York Trip – Day One

I'm back! Time for recaps.This was be my second time visiting the Big Apple ( I vaguely remember the city from my first visit, except for the countdown, which was a horrendous experience - did it for the story. ) I almost forgot how fast...

Still in NYC

Sorry about the lack of updates, couldn't find the time yet to post each day in detail. Though, I still try to post a picture a day via my [365]!-Benson|| Twitter || the movement|| The Imaginary Zebra website || Shop of Imagination || http://www.theimaginaryzebra.com...

Heading to New York tomorrow.

That's right, I can't wait! I've received a series of places to visit, will try post up pictures as I go. Though, I'll probably be more active on [Twitter] the next couple of days.Back on the 28th. talk soon!-Benson|| Twitter || the movement|| The...

New Buy – Wide Angle & Macro Lens Adapter

Something I picked up after some considerations, but I would still say it was an impulsive buy.. (Haven't field tested it yet, but so far, I'm pretty happy with the result. )Came across it from [Photojojo], a site dedicated to all kinds of camera related...

Hailing..in Richmond, CA?!

I'm no expert, but I do know this doesn't happen everyday. Heck, this doesn't even happen every year. Even Davis' winters (for the years that I was there) never had there been a time where the streets were covered by hails. It happened last night...

afterschoolspecial x TIZ v2 – Design Process

This is the second series collaboration with [afterschoolspecial.], an uprising band in the alternative music scene. They've collaborated with Paul Dateh, Angela Koh, Phil Lorenzo, and Wong Fu Productions for [their latest video], while we put out our very first collabo tees. Time to roll...

afterschoolspecial x TIZ v2 – Available Friday 9PM PST

The v2 collabo consists of one tee and one crew neck sweater.Design process will be posted shortly. Available for purchase March 18th - Friday - 9PM PST. 'til next time,  -Benson|| Twitter || the movement|| The Imaginary Zebra website || Shop of Imagination ||http://www.theimaginaryzebra.com...

Cable Car Stars – Somewhere Over The Bridge

Our friends at [Cable Car Stars] have recently dropped their latest album.I went to high school with couple of the members and have been friends with all since way back. We've reached out to each other and had a couple of collaborations in the past....

Krizzy Cakes – Design Process

I was asked to create a t-shirt design with a new approach that I've never tried in the past. It was a rather interesting experience, with lots of research. Pretty challenging when taking on this project, but the final design rolls out smoothly after a...

Fashion Je T’Aime – It’s Show Time

This is our 4th fashion show with Student Fashion Association from UC Davis. It's always a pleasure working with them. The show was also a great opportunity for me to collaborate with clubs on campus to pump out innovative ideas to show case our clothing....